anonymous
  • anonymous
A straight section of an Olympic downhill ski course is 34 m long. It drops 16m in height. Determine the slope of this part of the course. Please show your work. a)-15/8 b-8/15
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anonymous
  • anonymous
\[Slope=rise/run\]
anonymous
  • anonymous
the answer is b.
anonymous
  • anonymous
B

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anonymous
  • anonymous
yeah but can you show me how you figured it out
anonymous
  • anonymous
thank u
anonymous
  • anonymous
If the diagonal ski course is 34m long and the vertical length is 16m, then 16^2+30^2=34^2. Therefore, 30 meters for the horizontal. Rise over run meaning vertical over horizontal
anonymous
  • anonymous
so 16/30
anonymous
  • anonymous
yeah but why the negative on the multiple choice answers then?

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